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Oregon State University

 

Ranked among top 75 universities in the US (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

Why study at INTO OSU?

Academic life at INTO OSU is about exploring your interests, discovering your strengths and achieving your goals - in the classroom and in the world. You'll combine your coursework with hands-on research and learning opportunities and have access to academic support resources across campus to help you succeed.

  • OSU is one of only 40 public universities with "Tier 1 - very high research activity and community engagement" designations (Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching).
  • Ranked #69 in the US and #152 worldwide out of 1,200+ ranked (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2012, Shanghai Jiao Tong University)
  • One of the "Best in the West" (The Princeton Review, 2012)
  • Among 21 public university Best Buys in the US, Canada and Great Britain (Fiske Guide to Colleges, 2014)
  • Among the top 25 largest Engineering programs in the US
  • OSU welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from all 50 US states and more than 100 countries
  • Highly-ranked programs in Engineering, Science, and Business

 

Undergraduate Pathways


Accelerated Undergraduate Pathway Programs
Advanced Undergraduate Pathway Programs
Undergraduate Pathway in Business
Undergraduate Pathway in Computer Science
Undergraduate Pathway in Engineering
Undergraduate Pathway in Exercise and Sport Science
Undergraduate Pathway in Food Science and Technology
Undergraduate Pathway in Forestry
Undergraduate Pathway in General Studies
Undergraduate Pathway in General Studies - Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Pathway in Public Policy
Undergraduate Pathway in Science
Undergraduate Pathway in Global Sustainability
Undergraduate Pathway in Women and Gender Studies

Oreon State University University offers progression to year 2 after successful completion of the pathway programme.

 

Graduate Pathways

Business
Graduate Pathway in Business
Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Chemical Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Civil Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Computer Science
Graduate Pathway in Construction and Engineering Management
Graduate Pathway in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Environmental Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Industrial Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Mechanical Engineering
Graduate Pathway in Mechanical Engineering with Materials Science Emphasis
Science
Graduate Pathway in Comparative Health Sciences

Oregon State University offers progression to year 2 after successful completion of the pathway programme.

 

Direct Entry

Undergraduate Admissions

 

International student applicants who meet all direct undergraduate admission requirements may apply for direct undergraduate admission to OSU.

A list of four-year programs offered at OSU from the most current can be found in the OSU Undergraduate Programs

 

Graduate Admissions

A four-year baccalaureate degree (or international equivalent), a professional degree (such as BPharm, BVsc, MBBS, MD, DVM, DPharm, etc.), or an appropriate U.S./Canadian alternative degree, from a regionally accredited (US) or recognized (International) college or university, with a cumulative B average (equivalent 3.00 on a U.S. 4.00 grading scale) on the most recent baccalaureate degree or any subsequent graduate degree from a regionally accredited (US) or recognized (International) college or university, plus all work completed thereafter.*

OR:

A four-year baccalaureate degree (or international equivalent), a professional degree, or an appropriate U.S./Canadian alternative degree, from an regionally accredited (US) or recognized (International) college or university, and a 45-quarter credit equivalent graduate degree from a regionally accredited (US) or recognized (International) college or university, with a cumulative B average (equivalent 3.00 on a U.S. 4.00 grading scale) on the most recent graduate degree.

OSU Graduate Degree Programs

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate Entry Paths and Requirements

Oregon State University welcomes thousands of international students each year and has created multiple ways for undergraduate applicants to get admitted. Admissions for undergraduate international students is determined by two things: Academics and English.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Direct Admission*

3-Term Standard
Pathway Program
3-Term Advanced
Pathway Program

Academic Requirements

High school diploma
with a 3.0 GPA

SAT not required

High school diploma
of a 2.5 GPA
High school diploma
of a 2.5 GPA

English
Language Requirements

TOEFL iBT 80
(minimum 16
subscores)
(PBT 550) or
IELTS 6.5 or

Completion of
Academic English
Level 6

TOEFL iBT 60 (PBT 500) or
IELTS 5.5 or
PTEA 44 or
Password overall Level 6 or

Completion of Academic English
Level 4 with C (or Pass) or
higher grades in all classes

TOEFL iBT 70 (PBT 525) or
IELTS 6.0 or
PTEA 48 or
Password overall Level 7 or

Completion of Academic English
Level 5 with C (or Pass) or
higher grades in all classes

Graduate Entry Paths and Requirements

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS 1-Term Accelerated Pathway 3-Term Standard Pathway
GPA 3.0 overall AND in final two years 2.75 overall AND in final year
Undergraduate degree Computer science major* Chemical engineering major*
Standardized test scores
GRE: 301 with min. 146 V, 3 AW None 
TOEFL iBT
80 (18 subscores)  70 (PBT 525)
IELTS
6.5 (5.5 subscores)  6.0 
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Academic English Level 6 (B grades in all classes) 

Level 5 (C grades in all classes)

Graduate Direct Entry

US Degree or equivalent + GRE

 

 

Pathway Dates and Prices

When can I start?

Undergraduate Pathways

2015-2016 Dates and Prices

1-Term Accelerated Pathway Program

Start dates  End dates Tuition
September 16, 2015 December 11, 2015 $11,460
December 28, 2015 March 18, 2016 $11,460
March 22, 2016 June 10, 2016 $11,460

 2-Term Accelerated Pathway Program

Start dates  End dates Tuition
September 16, 2015 March 18, 2016 $22,900
December 28, 2015 June 10, 2016 $22,900
March 22, 2016 August 12, 2016 $22,900

3-Term Standard Pathway Program

Start dates End dates 2015-16 Tuition
September 16, 2015 June 10, 2016 $29,900
December 28, 2015 August 12, 2016 $29,900
March 22, 2016 December 11, 2016 $29,900

Graduate Pathways

PROGRAM Start and End Dates  2014-2015 Tuition
1-Term Accelerated Pathway         SPRING 2015: March 24, 2015 - June 12, 2015 $12,015


2015-2016 Dates and Prices 

PROGRAM Start and End Dates  2015-2016 Tuition
1-Term Accelerated Pathway         SPRING 2016: March 22, 2016 - June 10, 2016 $12,015
    $12,015
3-Term Standard Pathway FALL 2015: September 16, 2015 - June 10, 2016 $30,980

 

Direct Entry Dates and Prices

 

OSU  DIRECT ENTRY TUITION  AND  FEES

All prices listed apply to the 2015-16 academic year. Prices for the 2014-15 academic year can be found in the International Brochure

Undergraduate Direct Programs - 9 months

Tuition and Fees1

Room and Board2

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

$29,100

$15,000

$4,450 

$48,550

Undergraduate Pathway Programs - 9 months

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board3

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

$29,900

$15,000

$4,450

$49,350

Graduate Pathway Programs - 9 months

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board3

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

$30,980

$15,000

$4,450

$50,430

Graduate Direct MBA Program - 9 months

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board2

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

$33,375

$15,000

$4,450

$52,825

Academic English

 

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board3

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

3 Months

$5,640

$5,000

$1,150

$11,790

6 Months $11,280 $10,000 $2,300 $23,580
9 months $16,920 $15,000 $3,450
$35,370

General English

 

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board3

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

5 weeks

$2,400

$3,000

$605

$6,005

10 weeks

$4,800

$6,000

$1,210

$12,010

15 weeks

$6,750

$9,000

$1,815

$17,565

20 weeks

$9,000

$12,000

$2,420

$23,420

College Year Abroad

 

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board3

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

25 weeks

$10,625

$11,940

TBD

TBD

35 weeks

$14,875

$16,716

TBD

TBD

Study Abroad with English

 

Tuition and Fees

Room and Board3

Books/supplies/insurance4

Total

Part 1 (1 term)

$5,640

$3,984

TBD

TBD

Part 2 (1 term)

$9,970

$7,968

TBD

TBD

Tuition varies by college. Business, Engineering and Honors College tuition is an additional $200-$700 per term.

2 For direct-admit students: Estimated housing price based on double room. For a full list of campus housing rates for direct-admit students, visit University Housing & Dining online.

3 For INTO OSU students: Estimated price based on on-campus housing in a double room. Prices vary based on style of room chosen. Options and exact prices available here.

4 More information about the International Student Health Insurance Plan can be found here. For the 2014-15 academic year, international student insurance rates for all term-length programs is TBD per term. Insurance rates for General English programs are TBD per 5-week session.

 Students who do not qualify for direct entry should choose the pathway option.

 

 

 

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